Destination guide

The beachside setting of Tanjong Tokong is ready to explore

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Tanjong Tokong. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Kek Lok Si Temple and TESCO are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Tanjong Tokong

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Tanjong Tokong a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penang Butterfly Farm (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • East Wind Watersports (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Kidland Penang (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Penang Cultural Center (5.6 mi / 9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Tanjong Tokong

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, March, April, May and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tanjong Tokong

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tanjong Tokong is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penang Hill (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Penang Botanic Gardens (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ferringgi Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Tropical Spice Garden (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Teluk Bahang Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Tanjong Tokong

Fly into Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Tanjung Tokong?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 367 vacation rentals near Tanjung Tokong. From 87 Houses to 250 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Tanjung Tokong are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Tanjung Tokong?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Tanjung Tokong:

  • Seri Tanjung Pinang: 73 vacation rentals
  • Masjid: 50 vacation rentals
  • Georgetown: 37 vacation rentals
  • Miami Green: 23 vacation rentals
  • Kastam: 23 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Tanjung Tokong?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Tanjung Tokong. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Straits Quay Mall: 389 vacation rentals
  • Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple: 389 vacation rentals
  • Penang Botanic Gardens: 389 vacation rentals
  • Ibox Museum of Glass Penang: 389 vacation rentals
  • Penang City Hall: 388 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tanjung Tokong listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Tanjung Tokong?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 87 Houses in Tanjung Tokong. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tanjung Tokong include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 250 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tanjung Tokong?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 146 vacation rentals with pool available in Tanjung Tokong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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